| Jun 10, 2013
| 3:36 PM
LONDON -- British Foreign Secretary William Hague on Monday sought to reassure Parliament that the government is not using U.S. surveillance programs to get around British law and spy on its citizens.
Hague’s comments followed reports in the...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Thirty-five years ago in United States v. Choate, the courts ruled that the Postal Service may record "mail cover," i.e., what's written on the outside of an envelope — the addresses of sender and receiver.
The National Security Agency's recording...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Apple Inc., which has taken flak from some users for the design of its new iOS 7 mobile platform, may have already begun making changes to the system's look.
The company on Monday unveiled the new operating system with the biggest redesign to the...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Leaving the front door unlocked is a risky move. And that risk is the same with smartphones running Android, Google’s open operating system. Android phones come with unlocked doors, allowing them to install applications found almost anywhere online....
| Jun 27, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Google is reportedly building a video game console based on its Android operating system that could come out this fall.
The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that Google is hoping to expand on the success of its Android smartphones and tablets by...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Windows 8 debuted last year, but it'll truly arrive Saturday with the release of the Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro tablet.
The Surface Pro is the first Microsoft-branded device capable of running a full version of the company's Windows 8 Pro...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Cigna's part-time internship program on the University of Connecticut campus, less than a year old, is already successful from the insurance company's perspective — of eight interns who are graduating in the spring, four have accepted offers of...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:13 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists from a British cancer charity are teaming up with technology gurus from the likes of Amazon, Facebook and Google to design and develop a mobile game aimed at speeding the search for new cancer drugs.
The project, led by...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Stephen R. Krause, a software designer and inventor, died Friday at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital from respiratory failure on his 76th birthday.
Mr. Krause was born in Baltimore and raised in Forest Park. He was a 1955 graduate of Park...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:31 AM
Hewlett-Packard has begun heavily promoting its Windows 7 PCs over those that run Windows 8, the newer but far less popular version of Microsoft's operating system.
The Palo Alto tech company recently updated its website to showcase computers running...
| Jan 26, 2014
The value of contracts at Aberdeen Proving Ground plummeted 13 percent last year, but businesses with Maryland locations ended up with roughly as much as the year before.
Even with the overall drop, the numbers are eye-popping. The Army base in...